Posts Tagged ‘New York deli’

The joke is on you at the Ha Ha Deli

July 23, 2008

It’s a funny little place to pick up groceries, cat food, and flowers on Ninth Avenue in Chelsea. And fresh too!

Bodegas: the Woolworth’s of the 21st century?

July 4, 2008

Woolworth’s stores used to be all over the city, carrying all kinds of five-and-dime oddities and tchochkas other discount stores wouldn’t bother with because they defied categorizing. 

It now appears that some bodegas are filling that miscellaneous stuff gap and advertising their stock of uncategorizable “things.”

As well as “odds & ends” as this Chelsea bodega sign in the upper 20s indicates.